General News

This Year's First Cross Country Meet

September 22, 2017 Go Phins! What better way to show school spirit than by supporting our sports teams? The first sport event of the year happened on September 19, 2017, on a Tuesday, at Marin Paradise Park. The San Francisco Day School cross country team raced against Marin Country Day School and Brandeis. The first... » read more

Congratulations, Class of 2017!

June 15, 2017 On Wednesday, June 14, San Francisco Day School held its thirtieth annual graduation ceremony and bid a fond farewell to 44 bright young students.  As our eighth grade graduates make the milestone transition from current students to alumni, we wish them well and hope to see them back on campus... » read more

Team Germany Wins COPA 2017

June 09, 2017 As school winds down each year, the rooftop competition amps up as another COPA season gets underway.  COPA is an annual soccer tournament led by P.E. teacher and coach, Mr. Roberts.  All upper school students are invited to participate in a mixed-grade level team coached by faculty.... » read more

Mathamusic in 8th Grade

June 09, 2017 Do you love music? And do you have a hard time remembering the steps to long, complicated mathematical processes? Ms. Holston, 8th grade math teacher, asked these questions of her students to prompt the "mathamusic" lesson.  She gave students the opportunity to write their own math song and... » read more

4th Grade Performs Ever After

June 02, 2017 This year's annual 4th grade play, Ever After, was a delightful production that transported the audience to a magical time and place.  The play opens with a teacher assigning homework to the class and asking them to find themes that are inspirational, imaginative, and inventive.  Students... » read more

Be Who You Are! Parade

May 26, 2017 On May 26, our young kindergarteners led the lower school in its inaugural "Be Who You Are" parade.   In collaboration with the fourth grade team, the kindergarten team planned a community meeting focused on celebrating SF Day.  The meeting highlighted special memories from the year and... » read more

Congratulations, JV Volleyball Champs!

May 15, 2017 This year's Boys' JV Volleyball team was a wonderful mix of green 5th graders, a steady 6th grader, and three wily vets from 7th grade. They all came together and started the season off with a loss to MCDS back early March. The hope for all seasons is a championship but the true goal is... » read more

Upper School Tech Talk Notes

May 12, 2017 On May 5, 2017,  San Francisco Day School hosted a talk for families with students in grades 4-8.  The talk featured a panel of SF Day 7th and 8th-grade students.  The students were incredibly insightful and gave parents a view into their digital lives.  The panel was moderated... » read more

Gender Studies in Kindergarten

May 12, 2017 In kindergarten, our definition of gender is “all the ways to be a boy, a girl, both or neither.” Throughout the year, we have touched upon the concept of gender during discussions of the various parts of a person’s identity. For several weeks in May-June we explored different aspects of gender,... » read more

Let's Celebr8!

May 01, 2017 Celebr8, the 8th-Grade Culminating Experience Project, is not your typical end-of-the-year school activity. At San Francisco Day School, 8th-grade students are asked to create a project that speaks to their personal interests and demonstrates their growth, resulting in complex projects that are... » read more
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